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It simply wouldn’t be right to visit Shropshire and leave your best friend at home. With miles of footpaths, hills and woodland to explore, your dog will love Shropshire almost as much as you do. Go for a romp at Lyth Hill Countryside Site, the land that inspired Shropshire author Mary Webb, or take your pooch for a mooch around Ironbridge, the UNESCO-listed birthplace of the Industrial Revolution.

Shropshire has Forestry Commission sites, National Trust properties and English Heritage attractions, many of them welcoming to dogs (and their owners). Severn Valley Country Park is another dog-friendly Shropshire destination, as well as the old Racecourse Common in Oswestry, full of open space and delicious nature to sniff.

Plenty of Shropshire cafés and pubs allow diners to bring their dogs – though do phone ahead to check. And when night falls your dog can be as cosy as you, because many Shropshire accommodation providers cheerfully welcome pets. Again, ask in advance to ensure you secure a Shropshire cottage, B&B or hotel with dog-friendly rooms.

Where will you take your dog in Shropshire? Just as excitingly, where will your dog lead you?

Dog Friendly Listings

Craven Arms

Greenway Touring and Glamping Park

A caravan, camping and glamping site within the ever changing living landscape of  the rolling Corvedale Hills.  A haven for couples – a great place to relax and unwind leaving the stresses of work and family life behind. An ideal base to discover and explore the beautiful Shropshire Hills by car, on foot or by […]

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Old Hall Cressage

Newly opened, the Old Hall nestles in the curve of the River Severn with stunning views over the open countryside and the Wrekin.  The gardens are a destination in their own right, sitting on a series of terraces that lead down to the river. What the Old Hall offers is a sense of peace and […]

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Dinney Farm Country Cottages

A fabulous range of six self-catering cottages that offer high quality accomodation sleeping from 3 people all the way up to 20!!  Situated just 3 1/2 miles from Bridgnorth in the beautiful Shropshire countryside, we are set on a ridge overlooking Chelmarsh Reservoir on one side and The Severn Valley on the other. Route 45 […]

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Red Lion Coaching Inn

Our family-run pub is a 16th-century Coaching Inn evidence of which can be seen as you walk around the building. We welcome you through the same doors that the horses would have come through to access the stables in our courtyard. We are perfectly located right in the middle of Shropshire’s “mini Lake District” where […]

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Burlton Cottages

Just 20 minutes from Shrewsbury, the three 4/5 Star Gold Awarded stylish holiday cottages, swimming pool and luxury spa are set on a friendly, family-run private farming estate in the heart of the north Shropshire countryside. Burlton Cottages and Spa offers unspoilt peace, tranquillity and escapism; it’s the perfect rural retreat at any time of […]

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Hill Farm, Clive Rural Retreat

Hill Farm is situated in the pictureque village of Clive, a stone’s throw from the Corbet Wood and Grinsill, and the Shropshire Way, while only 7 miles from Shrewsbury.  Bed and Breakfast is in a cosy double room with a private shower room and private entrance. Families of up to 4 can be accommodated with […]

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Much Wenlock

Much Wenlock Priory

The tranquil ruins of Wenlock Priory stand in a picturesque setting on the fringe of beautiful Much Wenlock. An Anglo-Saxon monastery was founded here in about 680 by King Merewalh of Mercia, whose abbess daughter Milburge was hailed as a saint. Her relics were miraculously re-discovered here in 1101, attracting both pilgrims and prosperity to […]

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The Boat House - Shrewsbury

The boathouse bar and grill  The interiors of this back and white Tudor inn are intimate, a set of small adjoining rooms with wood deck floors and scrubbed oak tables gives the impression of being on a boat sailing down the Severn. The elevated situation above the river captures the reflected light from the flowing […]

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Church Stretton

All Stretton Bunkhouse

Welcome to All Stretton Bunkhouse Hostel in South Shropshire There are three rooms in the bunkhouse, Synalds and Caradoc both have two bunks each and catering for four per room in total and Novers has two single beds, catering for two in total. The kitchen is fully kitted out with cooker, microwave, toaster, kettle and […]

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Grove Farm Holiday Cottages

Welcome to Grove Farm, our family home and converted holiday cottages just outside the beautiful market town of Shrewsbury, Shropshire. We have 2 holiday cottages available here at Grove Farm.  The cottages  – Beech and Chestnut – are perfect for couples, with one bedroom each, spacious bathroom and living area, and cosy log burners. Perfect for a romantic break […]

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Shropshire Raft Tours

Shropshire Raft Tours welcomes you to our scenic river boat trips, canoe/kayak hire, mini raft hire and mega stand up paddle board hire along the beautiful River Severn located in Ironbridge, Shropshire. Great for those seeking a complete and fun-filled Ironbridge Gorge mini-adventure! Our scenic raft trips are great for all the family with any […]

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The Cross Keys - Kinnerley

The Cross Keys is a stunning 14th century pub in the unspoilt village of Kinnerley. This hidden treasure has been lovingly restored by the local community. Serving beautifully prepared seasonal fare served alongside delicious Shropshire pub classics. Offering real ales from local breweries and a interesting winelist, many available by the glass. On a chilly […]

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Oswestry Tourist Information Centre

Visit Oswestry Town Tourist Information Centre at Castle View. The Town TIC is open 3 days each week, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday 10 to 3 pm. You can ask our staff anything about Oswestry and The Welsh Borders and they will do their best to help you. They are real ambassadors for the town and […]

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Ironbridge Holidays

A great selection of self catering holiday accommodation in and around the stunning world heritage site of Ironbridge. We offer everything  from cosy cottages to larger family houses. There is plenty to see and do in the beautiful surrounding areas ranging from museums to river tours. There is also plenty of places to eat, from […]

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Colehurst Lake Fishing

Colehurst Lake has two spring-fed pools, Colehurst Lake itself and Maylea Pool, which were originally formed in 1990 and have been restored over the last three years to allow the re-establishment of a commercial fishery. Stocked with Carp (Mirror, Common, Koi, Ghost and Wild), Roach and Pike & Perch either water is a great place to […]

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